tagesschau24

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tagesschau24
Tagesschau24-2012.svg
Launched 30 August 1997
Owned by ARD
Picture format

576i (SDTV)

720p (HDTV)
Country Germany
Headquarters Hamburg/Potsdam, Germany
Formerly called EinsExtra (1997-2012)
Sister channel(s) Das Erste
EinsPlus
EinsFestival
Website www.tagesschau24.de
Availability
Terrestrial
Satellite
Astra Digital 10744H 22000 5/6
Cable
Unitymedia Channel 216
Cablecom Channel 054 (digital CH-D)
IPTV
T-Home Channel 55
Alice Channel 51
Streaming media
Tagesschau.de Watch live

Tagesschau24 is a digital television channel produced by the German broadcaster ARD and mananged by the Hamburg-based ARD regional broadcaster NDR. It launched on 30 August 1997 as "EinsExtra" before the introduction on its current name on 1 May 2012.

Tagesschau24 is ARD's news channel and competes with N24 and n-tv. Besides news, tagesschau24 also broadcasts culture, sports and science programmes.

Tagesschau24 is available free-to-air via satellite, cable and digital terrestrial.

On 1 May 2012, the channel was renamed from "EinsExtra" to "tagesschau24".[1]

An HD simulcast of tagesschau24 was launced on 5 December 2013.[2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "tagesschau24 to launch on 1 May". Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union. Retrieved 2012-05-03. 
  2. ^ "Neue HD-Sender der ARD über Astra aufgeschaltet" [New HD channels of ARD are now available on Astra satellite]. DigitalFernsehen.de. 2013-12-04. Retrieved 2014-03-02.